Dr. Chen, a renowned Chinese Medicine doctor, professor, and author specializing in TCM and orthopedics, is offering a unique certification training program with CEU credit for acupuncturists. This course offers the latest research and development from China and will focus on his renown acupuncture, Tui Na and herbal treatment methods and diagnostic techniques, all of which he has taught to hundreds of TCM graduates in China and physicians internationally. Now Dr. Leon Chen is ratified a Continuing Education Sponsor of Acupuncture in Illinois(sponsor # 225.000007) and PDA provider of NCCAOM(provider # 1184). He has two kinds of CEU and PDA programs: seminars and mentoring.

In seminars courses, Dr. Leon Chen will emphasize Modern Chinese Medicine for internal diseases and orthopedics’ diseases. The lecture will cover proper diagnosis and treatment using acupuncture, Tui Na and Chinese herbs. Tui Na Theory, including elucidation and comparison of TCM and Western Theory. Diagnostic techniques associated with specific body regions and their accompanying diseases. This includes “hands on” techniques, as well as an introduction to X-Ray & MRI reading relevant to practitioners of TCM. Participants should bring their patients X-Ray’s & MRI’s that they would like discuss. Common disease diagnosis and treatments methods for approximately 30 diseases of both Chinese Medicine and Western Orthopedics. Details on the correct use of Dr. Chen’s acupuncture and herbs formulas to accompany each of the diseases and pathologies discussed. According to how many courses you complete that you can receive CEU credits.

In mentoring programs, Licensed professionals are welcome to work with Dr. Chen on a one-on-one, case by case basis. You have the option to observe him working with his pre-approved patients, or to schedule your own patients to work with him for special treatment(s). In each situation, you would work side by side Dr. Chen. Also you can get corresponding CEU credits.

Another option is to study TCM related texts that Dr. Chen provides. You can then discuss these texts with Dr. Chen either by phone, e-mail, or in person. CEU credits is also available through this option.

To find out more information about these programs call or email us, Dr. Chen will give you the most current information about them.

What is East West Healing CEU Membership? East West Healing Center is a proud continuing education (CEU) sponsor for the State of Illinois and a professional development activities (PDA) provider for the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM) We offer over 30 hours CEUs and PDAs every two years. Seminars and programs are led by experienced and qualified speakers in field of TCM.

What are the Benefits of the Membership?

  • Zero commitment
  • No membership fee
  • Members will be given 10% discount for each seminar, for students 50% discount
  • Members can earn CEU and PDA hours through mentoring and online programs
  • Members will receive notifications for upcoming seminars through email or mail
  • No other advertising through your email or mail

How to Join East West Healing CEU Membership?

Just fill out the form below and return it back to us.

East West Healing CEU Membership Form

How to Contact East West Healing Center?

Attention: Dr. Leon Chen, L.Ac Address: 2500 South Highland Ave, Suite 342, Lombard, IL 60148. Phone or Text: 630-290-8031, Fax: 630-282-7474 E-mail:

The Webinars Programs of East-West Healing Center in 2022

We are planning two webinar programs in 2022. We will invite professional, experienced doctors as lectures so that you don’t want to miss them. The meeting room will be in zoom meeting. We are a PDA provider of NCCAOM and CEU sponsor of Illinois. 

1. Systems of Scalp Acupuncture, and free 2 Ethics and 2 Safety

Lecturer: Zhanxiang Wang, Ph.D., L.Ac
3/27/2022 Sunday at 8 am – 4 pm.
Received 8 ECUs/PDAs, free 2 Ethics and 2 Safety

Dr. Wang graduated from Beijing University of Chinese Medicine, China in 1989, and got a Ph.D. degree in 2001 from the China Academy of Chinese Medicine Sciences, Beijing, China. Now he is a professor for the National University of Health Sciences, AOM program. He published over 20 papers in a professional journal.

This program will introduce several popular scalp acupuncture systems including WHO adopted the scalp-acupuncture system. An in-depth discussion will be focusing on scalp treatment zones map associated with body functions and broad body regions; Special needling techniques different from Standard body acupuncture (insertions angel, depth, rapid stimulation, electro-stimulation, etc) will be introduced.

2. Herbal treatment for some difficult conditions, and free CPR class

Lecturer: Yubin Lu, Ph.D., L.Ac
10/9/2022 Sunday at 8 am – 4 pm.
Received 8 ECUs/PDAs, and free CPR class

Dr. Lu graduated from Shandong University of Traditional Chinese Medicine in 1993 with a Ph.D. degree in medicine. Ever since he has been teaching Chinese medicine in China and then the United States and has been practicing Chinese medicine. He has published a lot of papers and books in both English and Chinese in the past 30 years. Now he is a licensed acupuncturist in Minnesota and Wisconsin and the academic Dean at the American Academy of Health and Wellness.
This program will share his experience about using a special herbal formula to treat some difficult conditions as Treatment of chronic cough with Yi Fu San; An effective formula for acute sinusitis; Treating insomnia with Shi Lian Tang; Clinical experience in using ban Xia Ban Zhu Tian Ma Tang to treat dizziness; Effective Formula for peripheral neuropathy; Treating fever with San Ren Tang; Gui Pi Tang in treatment of chronic colitis.

How to join the virtual webinars?
For the webinar (virtual online seminar) we use Zoom meetings. You can use a computer or smartphone to join our webinars. You have two options to join the webinar:
① using zoom meeting ID 343 781 7592, passcode: 12345
② click the link automatically into the meeting

NCCAOM update some rules on how to get CEU/PDA
Since 2020, for all CEU/PDA providers of NCCAOM, if you hold seminars or webinars, after the event in two weeks the certificates will be emailed to all attendees via NCCAOM. So that all attendees have to give a real and clear e-mail address to us, otherwise you can't receive a certificate.

We have the discount plans: ① If you are a member of East-West Healing CEU Courses, you will get 10% off, students 50% off. ② Free 2 points Ethics and 2 points Safety, free a CPR class (that for renewal NCCAOM certificate only) ③ If you book two webinars that will get a discount.

To download and view a registration form please click here

Contact us for questions: Dr. Leon Chen, L.Ac
Phone or Text: 630-290-8031

In Case Study, we’d like to help people understand some diseases that we will analyze and discuss them on Pathogenesis, Differential diagnosis and Treatment of Chinese medicine as acupuncture, Tuina and herbs.


1. Chinese Medicine Treatment of the Fibromyalgia---- learn more click here


2. Pathogenesis and TCM Treatment of the Hip Disorders----learn more click here


3. Chinese Medicine Treatment of the Headaches----learn more click here